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Your Cancer Answers: What starting the new year off with nutrition and exercise looks like | Health, Medicine and Fitness
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Your Cancer Answers: What starting the new year off with nutrition and exercise looks like | Health, Medicine and Fitness

The start of the year is a time many of us choose to reevaluate our dietary and fitness habits. You may begin thinking about whether or not you are doing what is best for your health, and what changes you should be making moving forward.This can often feel overwhelming and you may not know where to start. For many people, not knowing where to start can be the largest barrier to making healthful life changes. To prevent this, here are a few tips for making some successful and long term changes surrounding your dietary and fitness habits:- Make small changes as these are more likely to become permanent habits.- Have a supportive community to help you make hea...
Jill Biden to undergo procedure for skin lesion
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Jill Biden to undergo procedure for skin lesion

CNN  —  First lady Jill Biden will undergo a procedure next week to remove a lesion that was found during a routine skin cancer screening, her press secretary Vanessa Valdivia told CNN on Wednesday. “During a routine skin cancer screening, a small lesion was found above the First Lady’s right eye,” White House physician Kevin O’Connor said in a memo released by the first lady’s office. “In an abundance of caution, doctors have recommended that it be removed.” Biden will have the outpatient procedure known as Mohs surgery on January 11 at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland. Mohs Surgery is typically an outpatient procedure that cuts away thin layers of s...